Lazy Sunday CXVII: More Movies V: Movie Reviews, Part V

After a few weekends of diversion, it’s back to some movies this Lazy Sunday.  Continuing the retrospective of Monday Morning Movie Reviews, here are three more posts for your viewing pleasure:

  • Monday Morning Movie Review: The Little Things (2021)” – One of the few films I’ve seen on the big screen in The Age of The Virus, The Little Things (2021) is “a hidden gem”—a neo-noir detective flick starring Denzel Washington as Deke, an obsessed former police detective with an axe to grind over a series of unsolved serial murders.
  • Monday Morning Movie Review: Movie Round-Up I” – The first (and, to date, only) grab-bag of short film reviews, this round-up covered three films of various qualities and genres:  Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Enola Holmes (2020), and Murder Mystery (2019).  I enjoyed all three, to varying degrees and for different reasons.
  • Monday Morning Movie Review: You’re Next (2013)” – 2013’s You’re Next is a refreshingly taut suspense and horror film that I actually had seen some years earlier, before inadvertently—but fortuitously—watching it again.  It follows a wealthy family as they’re picked off, one by one, by a group of masked assassins.  It will keep you on the edge of your seat—and away from your windows.

That’s it for this cinematic Sunday.  Enjoy viewing these films!

Happy Sunday!


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3 thoughts on “Lazy Sunday CXVII: More Movies V: Movie Reviews, Part V

  1. I really, really enjoyed the movie Seven, which the Wiki page for The Little Things mentions. There is another Denzel movie – it’ll take about 187 yrs for me to remember the title … The Equalizer! (took about 15 minutes of research, lol!). He’s made so many movies that I like very much it’s hard to pick a favorite but right at the top of that list, for right now, is The Book of Eli. And the one where he’s hired as a body guard for a little girl in Mexico, I think it was.

    In other news … for a really bad movie, you may want to review Get Out. You knew by the title and trailer what the whole story was. REALLY bad movie.

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    • I really need to watch _The Book of Eli_. And I have seen _Get Out_. Lots of racial commentary in that one.

      Yes, Denzel Washington can do no wrong, it seems, as an actor. He’s starred in some good flicks, that’s for sure.


      • To me, he’s like Clint Eastwood or John Wayne – you watch it just ’cause you know it’s going to be good.

        Aside from the ‘racial commentary’, as a stand alone movie it was terrible!!!

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